Steve Abeyta is an American artist and animator. He is also a former employee of Bungie studios. He worked on Oni in 2001 and was credited as an artist, art lead, and character animator. The same year, he worked on Halo: Combat Evolved as a cinematic artist and assistant art lead alongside Marcus R. Lehto. In 2004, he also worked on Halo 2, where he was credited as "additional animator." He left Bungie shortly after the launch of the second game in the series, the reason of which remains undisclosed.